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Today, 04:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 367
Posted By bronko22000

A mature Shiras bull moose is slightly smaller...

A mature Shiras bull moose is slightly smaller than the Eastern moose and my friend and I used our old trusty 30-06s without any problem on those. They can be taken with less potent cartridges but...
Today, 04:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 402
Posted By bronko22000

TN I sort of had the same thing but the opposite...

TN I sort of had the same thing but the opposite reaction. Me and a friend took this newbie out. Just like you it was late in the season. The 3 of us were sitting in the blind and I saw a lone duck...
Today, 06:27 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,981
Posted By bronko22000

Very nice job friend. Thanks for this info.

Very nice job friend. Thanks for this info.
Forum: Reloading
Today, 06:21 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 79
Posted By bronko22000

This should answer your question: ...

This should answer your question: https://www.rifleshootermag.com/editorial/how-to-determine-gunpowder-shelf-life/83922
Forum: Reloading
Today, 06:18 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 75
Posted By bronko22000

HC..I just recently started powder coating and...

HC..I just recently started powder coating and shooting them. So far I've only shot them out of my Marlin in 35 Remington but they shot just as good as jacketed bullets and no fouling. Next test is...
04-17-2021, 04:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 430
Posted By bronko22000

FYI the 35 Whelen is an awesome chambering. ...

FYI the 35 Whelen is an awesome chambering. Those big 35 caliber bullets will drop anything in NA. And all you have to do is open up the mouth of 30-06 brass and fire form it. I had one years ago. ...
Forum: Guns
04-17-2021, 11:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 272
Posted By bronko22000

Sent you a PM just FYI if your interested.

Sent you a PM just FYI if your interested.
04-17-2021, 11:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 430
Posted By bronko22000

Hey bring it up the camp as a back up rifle. ...

Hey bring it up the camp as a back up rifle. Ain't nothing wrong with the good old 30-30 for bear.
I think I'll be bringing up my Marlin 1895SBL with the same 'ghost ring' type sight. MAYBE
I'm...
Forum: Hunting Gear
04-16-2021, 01:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 361
Posted By bronko22000

No more need to barter. I got me a brick of...

No more need to barter. I got me a brick of Federal 209s
Forum: Black Powder
04-16-2021, 01:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 127
Posted By bronko22000

Scored..Woohoo!

My buddy called me a bit after noon today and said he got me a brick of Federal 209 primers and only $57. We both had our eyes out for 209s and small pistol primers.
Now I don't have to start...
Forum: Black Powder
04-15-2021, 02:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 233
Posted By bronko22000

I timed your shot and came up with a time average...

I timed your shot and came up with a time average of 4.5 seconds!
Pretty cool... And those Rice barrels aren't expensive at all. If I'm reading it right you can get one with the BP, 15/16" Octagon...
Forum: Black Powder
04-15-2021, 02:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 233
Posted By bronko22000

I didn't see that post about the ballistic...

I didn't see that post about the ballistic impossibility! Must have gotten deleted???
Forum: Black Powder
04-15-2021, 10:46 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 868
Posted By bronko22000

I won't be doing anything with the shimming until...

I won't be doing anything with the shimming until I see how it is first. And knowing what primers I will be using. That is the problem during this shortage. Hopefully I can get a brick of primers...
Forum: Black Powder
04-15-2021, 10:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 233
Posted By bronko22000

Come on now Lewis this is getting a bit crazy!...

Come on now Lewis this is getting a bit crazy! I'd be lucky to see that target with the naked eye at that distance let alone hit it. And with peep sights yet! YOU DA MAN!!! You keep extending the...
Forum: Black Powder
04-15-2021, 07:37 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 868
Posted By bronko22000

I appreciate the info GM but my Lehigh parts have...

I appreciate the info GM but my Lehigh parts have already been shipped and from what I've heard these are very good also. Plus its a quick and easy swap out if for some reason I need to go to the...
Forum: Black Powder
04-14-2021, 04:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 868
Posted By bronko22000

Actually GM I just ordered a Disc Extreme Xtra...

Actually GM I just ordered a Disc Extreme Xtra Straight from Knight yesterday and the sale price was $349 + $38.50 excise tax + $45 shipping for a total of $430. I also ordered the Lehigh Defense SSK...
Forum: Black Powder
04-14-2021, 04:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 70
Posted By bronko22000

Thanks that is the info I was looking for. ...

Thanks that is the info I was looking for. Appreciate it. I think I'm going to remelt my bullets down and add some tin to a 1:40 ratio and get the lead a bit hotter this time. Maybe just about 25...
Forum: Black Powder
04-14-2021, 11:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 121
Posted By bronko22000

well you can thank Sleepy Joe and the Democrats...

well you can thank Sleepy Joe and the Democrats for supplying me the cash
Forum: Northeast
04-14-2021, 04:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 155
Posted By bronko22000

Wow that's late. Don't tell the...

Wow that's late. Don't tell the politicians....They'll attribute it to climate change.
Forum: Bowhunting
04-13-2021, 04:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 603
Posted By bronko22000

I used to use tacks but don't anymore. The reason...

I used to use tacks but don't anymore. The reason I don't is that other hunters see them and either remove them or find your stand and do things to ruin it. I always lock my stand but I've had tree...
Forum: Northeast
04-13-2021, 04:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 155
Posted By bronko22000

They look healthy but they don't look pregnant...

They look healthy but they don't look pregnant nor do they look like they're lactating! Seems odd for close to mid-April.
Forum: Black Powder
04-13-2021, 12:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 121
Posted By bronko22000

Weak willpower

Well I need a new muzzleloader like I need a hole in the head but I just couldn't control myself any longer. My new to me Remington 700ML has been sitting in my gun safe since I got it and sent the...
Forum: Black Powder
04-13-2021, 12:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 70
Posted By bronko22000

bullet casting

I have a question for all you old long time casters. If you add tin to your lead at a 30:1 or 40:1 ratio, will your bullets end up larger or smaller in diameter over using pure lead?
I believe I...
04-12-2021, 06:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 525
Posted By bronko22000

I agree. You have to get the legwork in. Face...

I agree. You have to get the legwork in. Face to face. Sometimes though even then its a "catch 22" situation. Farmers don't want the pigs on their property ruining their crops but most want to...
Forum: Gunsmithing
04-09-2021, 12:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 306
Posted By bronko22000

Not exactly sure Nomercy. I'm thinking its a Max...

Not exactly sure Nomercy. I'm thinking its a Max 9 but not 100%
04-08-2021, 04:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 402
Posted By bronko22000

Mudder that reminds me of another similar story....

Mudder that reminds me of another similar story. I took this young man out for ducks. It was early in the season and for some reason we were separated. I was standing along the shoreline of the river...
Forum: Taxidermy
04-07-2021, 01:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 231
Posted By bronko22000

Very nice...I like it

Very nice...I like it
Forum: Gunsmithing
04-07-2021, 08:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 306
Posted By bronko22000

mrbb this was factory Critical Defense ammo. The...

mrbb this was factory Critical Defense ammo. The situation has been resolved. He just went out and put an empty mag in the pistol and shot the round off without any problems. He told me that the...
Forum: Gunsmithing
04-07-2021, 05:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 306
Posted By bronko22000

Dilema

My cousin called me with a situation. He isn't the most knowledgeable when it comes to firearms. He has a Ruger 9mm handgun that has a live factory round in the chamber and he can't get the slide...
Forum: Black Powder
04-07-2021, 05:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,430
Posted By bronko22000

Rick did you try retapping the stripped hole?...

Rick did you try retapping the stripped hole? Just a thought. Glad you got it shooting well. I was able to get some BH209 at Sportsman's Warehouse. I just put an order in and they notified me when it...
Forum: Gunsmithing
04-06-2021, 01:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 288
Posted By bronko22000

That's pretty much what I was thinking when I...

That's pretty much what I was thinking when I stated correctly seated in the bedded action. Thanks NoMercy.
Forum: Gunsmithing
04-06-2021, 12:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 288
Posted By bronko22000

Let's see if I'm understanding this also. What...

Let's see if I'm understanding this also. What you guys are saying is that the magazine box may be too long (high) and is being pinched between the stock and the receiver. This "pinching" then...
04-06-2021, 12:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 402
Posted By bronko22000

Let's hear some funny stories

I'll start. Several years ago my uncle (God rest his soul) and my friend were hunting an island in the Susquehanna river. Later in the morning things got slow so my uncle and I decided to walk around...
04-06-2021, 12:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 805
Posted By bronko22000

One thing I did forget to mention. Waterfowl...

One thing I did forget to mention. Waterfowl hunting can be hard on a gun. If not in a case it can get jostled around in a boat. (hopefully its unloaded), gets mud on it just because of the...
04-06-2021, 05:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 444
Posted By bronko22000

I have a many more but not with pics. This is my...

I have a many more but not with pics. This is my shortest yet most heart pounding hunt. Again it was archery season in PA just a couple years ago. I woke up in the morning and it was pouring rain so...
Forum: Politics
04-05-2021, 05:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 126
Posted By bronko22000

Anti gun Delaware

I just read that the Delaware senate passed a ban on high capacity magazines! The bill not only bans the mags but also demands confiscation. It has to go to the governor now for signature. What a...
Forum: Bowhunting
04-05-2021, 04:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 228
Posted By bronko22000

Yes that was superb. Fellow PA boy here and I...

Yes that was superb. Fellow PA boy here and I just love going out and just enjoying what God has created. To sit and listen and to watch. Too many think you have to go out an kill something every...
04-05-2021, 04:44 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 207
Posted By bronko22000

Wow...that's hard. First thing is to know your...

Wow...that's hard. First thing is to know your game animal that you plan on hunting. Know what it eats what habitat it likes and its anatomy. Then go out before the season to different areas where...
Forum: Northeast
04-05-2021, 03:23 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 78
Posted By bronko22000

Deleware gun orders

I understand your state congress is awfully close to banning and confiscating your high capacity magazines. That's truly a shame. But before you give them to your communistic government I will buy...
Forum: Guns
04-04-2021, 05:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,345
Posted By bronko22000

Like most I want a good reliable 1911 in 45ACP. ...

Like most I want a good reliable 1911 in 45ACP. The only thing I require being a southpaw is an ambi safety.
Forum: Reloading
04-04-2021, 03:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,496
Posted By bronko22000

CAUTION If you're going to load black powder into...

CAUTION If you're going to load black powder into your 30-30 brass you must fill all the space between the powder and bullet.
Forum: Black Powder
04-04-2021, 04:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 247
Posted By bronko22000

Thanks JW. When I get back up north I'll be...

Thanks JW. When I get back up north I'll be weighing and sorting and paper patching them and shoot them out of my .45 T/C Hawken with a GM LRH barrel and my .45 T/C Encore Pro Hunter. I hope they...
04-03-2021, 03:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 269
Posted By bronko22000

I only have one scope with side focus and a...

I only have one scope with side focus and a couple with front objective parallax adjustment. I agree with both of you. I know the side focus is touchier on various distances but easier to adjust,...
Forum: Black Powder
04-03-2021, 06:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 247
Posted By bronko22000

I don't know Ron. I'm in Florida and I only...

I don't know Ron. I'm in Florida and I only brought my melting pot and other casting stuff down with me. I did use pure lead to cast them. I will have to do the sorting by weight once I get back...
04-02-2021, 02:03 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,806
Posted By bronko22000

Fogie I'm sorry but Oldtimr is right. You...

Fogie I'm sorry but Oldtimr is right. You absolutely need to know how to identify the waterfowl species you shoot. And resulting in making rude comments is no way to act in a forum. My advice is...
Forum: Religion
04-02-2021, 01:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 830
Posted By bronko22000

Will definately pray for you for both health and...

Will definately pray for you for both health and financial support.
Forum: Black Powder
04-01-2021, 10:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 247
Posted By bronko22000

Accurate mold

I got my 44-390 mold from Accurate Molds yesterday and got it all cleaned up and properly lubed.
I started casting today and probably cast 300 or so. The mold throws a really nice bullet and this is...
04-01-2021, 04:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 253
Posted By bronko22000

I went on a mule deer/antelope hunt in MT one...

I went on a mule deer/antelope hunt in MT one year and the outfitter said there were a lot of ducks in the "pot hole" ponds on the ranch so we went a couple days early and had a blast jump shooting...
Forum: Politics
04-01-2021, 04:28 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 127
Posted By bronko22000

Thanks Biden

Well we finally got our stimulus check in the bank thanks to Sleepy Joe and his Democrat congress. I'm thinking that now that I have the money I can go buy a couple AR-15s for my wife and I and still...
04-01-2021, 04:09 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,806
Posted By bronko22000

Oldtimr I said I was being the devil's advoate. I...

Oldtimr I said I was being the devil's advoate. I beg to differ on the fish population. https://www.ducks.org/hunting/waterfowl-id/common-merganser; https://www.answers.com/Q/What_do_cormorants_eat; ...
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